Nunu Ntshingila

Meta's Facebook Reels to rival TikTok in Africa

Reels is touted as the best way for African creators to get discovered, connect and earn money.
Staff Writer
Sep 21, 2020

Facebook sets up second Africa office in Lagos

Office will support Sub-Saharan Africa region and expected to become operational in H2 2021.
Aug 28, 2020

Facebook creates multimillion-rand grant for SA small business

The social media giant says the grant will assist local companies with cashflow in an effort to stimulate the COVID-hit economy.
Dec 12, 2019

What Facebook did for Sub-Saharan Africa in 2019

The social media giant is celebrating the milestones that it accomplished in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Apr 6, 2017

Facebook moves to up its service in Africa

Social network relocates Johannesburg offices, says the move is to strengthen support for its interests on the continent.
Aug 22, 2016

Head of Facebook Africa honoured at 2016 Loerie Awards

Nunu Ntshingila is the first woman to be inducted into the annual award show's Hall of Fame.
Jul 1, 2016

Facebook in ambitious drive to connect Africa

The social network is set to introduce several initiatives to boost its subscriber base and expand its influence on the continent.
Apr 8, 2016

Facebook to train up ambassadors in Africa

Experts will transfer skills and help agencies exploit social network platforms to boost marketing, advertising.
Feb 5, 2016

Nigeria: Facebook claims to attract 16-million visitors per month

Social network shares statistics and strategy for the West African country.
Oct 30, 2015

Facebook reckons Slideshow will help Africa connect

Advertising format an attempt to counter high costs, unreliable connections on the continent.
Sep 11, 2015

Africa: mobile phones fuelling Facebook’s growth

Social network claims mobile has proven bankable on the continent, particularly in Kenya, Nigeria.
Jun 30, 2015

Facebook sets up office in SA

South Africa is now home to Facebook's first regional office.